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2014 Toyota 4Runner

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  2014 Toyota 4Runner 2014 Ford Explorer
MSRP
$32,820
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$30,015
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Invoice $30,193 $28,288
MPG
City/Highway
17/22 16/24
Rating
7.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2014 Toyota 4Runner's brawny looks don't fit the crossover mold, but neither do its off-road talents, either. Read Full Review The 2014 Ford Explorer does build on its heritage, but on-road fluency and passenger comfort are clearly at center stage. Read Full Review
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Likes:

  • Unmistakably a sport-ute
  • V-6 and five-speed automatic a good match
  • A very well-executed interior
  • Trail model's handy off-road electronics
  • Rearview camera now standard

Dislikes:

  • Cargo space is meh
  • Third-row seat is a kids-only zone
  • Base versions have a choppy ride
  • Gets expensive in Trail and Limited trim

Likes:

  • Stocky SUV look, in a crossover
  • Lots of passenger space
  • Great ride quality
  • Good gas mileage for its three rows

Dislikes:

  • Not much ruggedness under it all
  • Steep learning curve for MyFord Touch
  • Lower-power turbo four costs more
  • Middle seat needs a lift
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